Master of Science in
Health Law and Strategy

The Future of Medicine

The Master of Science in Health Law and Strategy program is uniquely designed to provide mid-career leaders with an engaging, comprehensive, and strategic lens into the legal aspects and dynamic landscape of the health sector. As an interdisciplinary graduate degree, this joint degree is taught by expert faculty from NYU Law and NYU Wagner, two top-ranked NYU schools.

Program Format + Curriculum Overview

The MS in Health Law and Strategy program is a 30-credit MS degree for professionals, incorporating both online courses and hybrid-learning modules. Over 12 months, students will attend three residential sessions.

  • Earn your Masters in just 12 months
  • Online & low-residency format
  • GRE, GMAT, or LSAT not required
  • Rolling Admissions

Courses and Topics:

  • AI
  • Digital Health
  • Information Privacy
  • Healthcare Reform
  • Antitrust and M&A
  • Equity & Ethics
  • Healthcare Fraud
  • Comparative Health Law

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Online & low-residency program format. Rolling admissions, apply by April 5, 2024.

Semester One

Coursework

  • U.S. and International Legal Environment
  • Healthcare Economics
  • Strategy and Enterprise Risk Management
  • Equity and Ethics in Healthcare I

Semester Two

Coursework

  • Finance and Strategic Decision-Making
  • Health Policy and the Politics of Healthcare
  • Health Law: Regulation and Governance, Comparative Effectiveness
  • Equity and Ethics in Healthcare II

Semester Three

Coursework

  • Information and Technology in Healthcare Law
  • Healthcare Innovation Antitrust, AI, Patents, and Intellectual Property
  • Business Relationships: Contracts, M&A, Private Equity, and Venture Capital
  • Equity and Ethics in Healthcare III
  • Capstone

Online In-Class

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Program Impact

Alumni were asked to reflect on their program experience and the value of their degree.

98%

Are confident in their ability to solve cybersecurity challenges

94%

Have an increased ability for career mobility & advancements

94%

Would recommend the MS CRS program to colleagues

92%

Feel more effective in their role and/or organization

Faculty Spotlight

The MS in Health Law and Strategy faculty from NYU Law and NYU Wagner bring their research and industry expertise to the classroom.

Sherry Glied

Sherry Glied

Health Care Reform,
Health Management

Charlie Klippel

Charlie Klippel

Health Law, Comparative Health Regulation

Carla Sampson

Carla Sampson

Health Management,
Health Policy

Bill Bernstein

Bill Bernstein

Health Law and Regulation, Digital Health

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